National Geographic : 1975 Mar
"Whoa" or "heel"? How do you command a horse no bigger than a dog? Julio Fala bella talks softly to one of the hundreds of miniature horses he, and his father and grandfather before him, have developed by 316 selective breeding. As curiosities or winsome pets-an owner can carry one in his arms they have caught the fancy of collectors. "I sell them all over the world for about $1,000 each," he says. "The smallest I ever National Geographic,March 1975 < h .n"